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Top 3 Shortlived Newborn Products - The Financially Savvy Mum (Part 2)

Babies & Toddlers Newborn & Breastfeeding The Financially Savvy Mum

Top 3 Shortlived Newborn Products - The Financially Savvy Mum (Part 2)

These products can cost you up to a thousand dollars and are on every mum's shopping list at some stage. However, their lifespans range from three to six months at best and are highly dependent on your baby. They may be necessary, but there's a more cost-effective solution to getting them.

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Zips, Buttons, or Layers? Different Maternity Nursing Styles

Newborn & Breastfeeding

Zips, Buttons, or Layers? Different Maternity Nursing Styles

Today I've put on my graphic designer hat and illustrated some of the most common types of breastfeeding access in nursing wear. I've also put together a list of pros & cons for each style to further help you decide on the best style for your needs. 

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Is It Necessary to Sterilise Baby Feeding Equipment?

Newborn & Breastfeeding

Is It Necessary to Sterilise Baby Feeding Equipment?

Many first time mums naturally assume that sterilising baby feeding equipment is a no-brainer because that seems to be what everyone says and is doing. But is it really? In this research article, I look at recommendations from medical and science communities in the UK, UK and Australia.

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How to Store Breast Milk (With Infographic)

Newborn & Breastfeeding

How to Store Breast Milk (With Infographic)

Back when I was pregnant with my first child, one of the first things I Googled was, "How to store breast milk?" I knew it involved a container of some kind, but I was surprised to find that there are in fact many storage solutions on the market.

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Most Common Fabrics Used in Maternity Wear

Newborn & Breastfeeding Pregnancy & Childbirth

Most Common Fabrics Used in Maternity Wear

In my endeavour to understand why maternity and nursing wear cost a bomb, I've researched the various fabrics used and their pros and cons. 

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